Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
946 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...Louisiana...Mississippi..

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...Issaquena
  and Washington Counties and East Carroll Parish

Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Adams and Wilkinson Counties
  and Concordia Parish

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur over the next 12 hours.

The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-302100-
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/GEEM6.1.ER.150329T1935Z.150329T2000Z.150330T0600Z.NO/
946 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River Near Greenville
* until Monday afternoon.
* At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 48 feet and nearly steady.
* Flood stage is 48 feet.
* Forecast...The river is currently near crest and will begin falling
  over the next few days.
* Impact...At 48 feet...Water begins to cover the dirt road leading
  to the Farmers Grain terminal facility which is north of the
  Greenville bridge.
* Impact...At 45 feet...Lower Lake Ferguson Road is closed.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville     48  48.0 Sun  9 PM  47.9  47.7  47.3     Near crest


&&


LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
      3277 9101 3278 9101



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-310846-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.1.ER.150324T1911Z.150331T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
946 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 49.6 feet and slowly rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to a crest near 49.7 feet
  on Monday.
* Impact...At 48 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.
* Impact...At 47 feet...Water begins to enter the former Belwood
  Golf Course and Carthage Point Road area south of Natchez.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  49.6 Sun  9 PM  49.6  49.6  49.5  49.7  7 PM  3/30


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

DL



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